National Association of State Motorcycle Safety Administrators

 

 

 

The SMSA Awards Program consists of 4 Annual Awards

The SMSA Outstanding Contribution Award honors an individual or group in recognition of their dedication, commitment and contribution to motorcycle safety and who have made a positive impact on the national, state or local level.

The SMSA Outstanding State Member Award recognizes a state with a comprehensive state motorcycle safety program (NHTSA Highway Safety Program Guideline No. 3 – Motorcycle Safety Program) whose implemented program goals and strategies were successful, effective and can serve as best practice guidelines for other states. Results must be measurable and state applications will be evaluated based on their program accomplishments, independent of program size and funding.

The SMSA Outstanding Individual Member Award recognizes individuals who through their dedication, commitment and contribution to motorcycle safety have made a positive impact on motorcycle safety at the national, state or local level.

The SMSA Outstanding Supporting Member Award recognizes supporting members who through their dedication, commitment and contribution to motorcycle safety have made a positive impact on the national, state or local level.

2016 Outstanding Contribution Award
Steve Garets

2016 Outstanding Individual Award
Roger Hamner

Past Awards

2012 Outstanding State Award
Idaho STAR Motorcycle Safety Program
2013 Outstanding State Award
Florida State Safety Office
2013 Outstanding Contribution Award Recipient
Stacey “Ax” Axmaker, Idaho STAR Program
2013 Award of Appreciation
Michael Jordon
2014 State Award Recipient
Oregon Dept. of Trasportation
2014 Outstanding Contribution Award Recipient
Andy Krajewski
2014 SMSA Awards of Appreciation
Maryland MVA
2014 Outstanding Individual Award
Keith Lindgren
2014 Outstanding Supporting Member
Motorcycle Safety League of Virginia
SMSA Lifetime Achievement Award
Andy Krajewski
2015 State Award
Tennessee Department of Safety
2015 Outstanding Contribution Recipient
Rick Kiley
2015 Outstanding Supporting Member Award
Gold Wing Road Riders Association
2016 Outstanding Contribution Award
Steve Garets
2016 Outstading Individual Award
Roger Hamner

 

Chairperson's Award Past Recipients

1993 - Tom McGovern 1994 - Dr. Allen Robinson 1995 -
1996 - Dr. Freddie Ford 1997 - Harry Hurt 1998 - Diane Wigle
1999 - Andy Krajewski 2000 - Raymond C. Gaulin Jr. 2001 - Lorrie Laing
2002 - Elizabeth Weaver 2003 - Albert Thornton 2004 - Steve Garets
2005 - Jenne Meyer 2006 - Carol Thurn 2007 - No Award Presented
2008 - Ronald Shepard 2009 - David Surgenor 2010 - Dr. Ray Ochs
2011 - Robert Secrest